Xiaomi has launched the Mi Notebook Pro, this is the second generation Windows 10 running Mi Notebook with top-of-the-line specs from the Chinese company. The device not only offer blazing fast performance but it also comes with a symmetrical cooling design with double inbound and outbound air flow to quickly cool it despite extreme usage. The Mi Notebook Pro has a minimalist design that is made from Magnesium for extra durability and strength.
The 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display on Mi Notebook Pro has a 170-degree wide viewing angle, 300 nits brightness, 800:1 contrast ratio and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by 8th generation Intel Core i5-8250U/i7-8550U processor with 2GB DDR5 NVIDIA GeForce MX150 GPU. The device is also paired with 8GB/16GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, and also featuring additional SSD expansion slot. In addition, the Mi Notebook Pro equipped with a fingerprint sensor that is integrated into the touchpad for Windows Hello biometric security authentication. It also packs 1MP HD webcam, digital array microphone and lightweight adapter with 1C quick charge.
For connectivity purposes, Mi Notebook Pro has Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2×2 (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, 2 x USB 3.0 port, HDMI, 2 x USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack and 3-in-1 (SD/SDHC/SDXC) card reader. There’s also included Harman Infinity custom-built speakers with Dolby Atmos support for a theatre quality sound experience. It measures 360.7 x 243.6mm x 15.9mm and weighs in 1.95kg. As for the usage, the device comes packed 60Wh battery with up to 9 hours of local video playback and 8.5 hours of web browsing.
Mi Notebook Pro Highlights:
- Full metal body with seven integrated ports
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 8th generation i7 processor
- Dedicated graphics card
- Dual-channel RAM + PCle high-speed SSD
- High-depth keyboard, premium backlighting.
The Mi Notebook Pro will be available in Core i5-8250U + 8GB RAM, Core i7-8550U + 8GB RAM, and Core i7-8550U + 16GB RAM versions, priced at RMB 5699 (about $872), RMB 6399 (about $979 ) and RMB 6999 (about $1071) respectively.